Disney Channel has announced the upcoming premiere of a follow up to their popular Wizards of Waverly Place TV series; The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex. The special will air on Friday, March 15th and stars Selena Gomez, Jake T. Austin, Jennifer Stone, Maria Canals-Barrera, David DeLuise, Gregg Sulkin, and Beau Mirchoff.
Wizards of Waverly Place ended last January after four seasons and 106 episodes.
Here’s the press release:
THE RUSSO FAMILY REUNITES IN THE TELEVISION EVENT “THE WIZARDS RETURN: ALEX VS ALEX,” PREMIERING MARCH 15 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
Selena Gomez returns to executive-produce and star in one of Disney Channel’s most successful series ever in the television event “The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex,” premiering FRIDAY, MARCH 15 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. Starring Gomez, Jake T. Austin, Jennifer Stone, Maria Canals-Barrera, David DeLuise, Gregg Sulkin and Beau Mirchoff, the special is based on the multiple Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel original series “Wizards of Waverly Place,” which, during its series run was TV’s #1 series across Kids 2-11, Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14.